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Jerusalem's Muslims to return to pray at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Added: 27.07.2017 10:42 | 4 views | 0 comments

Jerusalem's Muslim community has been told it can return to praying inside the Al-Aqsa compound after Israel removed the latest security measures from the entrance to the holy site.


American Muslims growing more liberal, survey shows

Added: 26.07.2017 5:16 | 7 views | 0 comments

American Muslims are growing more religiously and socially liberal, with the number who say society should accept homosexuality nearly doubling during the past decade, according to a major new survey.

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Christian prays with Jerusalem Muslims amid tensions

Added: 23.07.2017 20:42 | 6 views | 0 comments

Nidal Aboud stood out as one among many. As the men around him bowed, he made the sign of the cross. As they chanted their prayers, he read the Bible to himself. And as they said "Allahu Akbar" -- God is greatest -- he stood silently and respectfully.


Destruction of Mosul mosque desecrates history

Added: 26.06.2017 0:00 | 20 views | 0 comments

Muslims consider mosques to be the houses of God, the bayt Allah. They are places of worship, sanctuaries, and where Muslim communities come together. The first mosque, which was a modest structure built in 622 in Medina, was the house of the Prophet Mohammed.

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Wrecking Ramadan: What happened to the month of peace?

Added: 25.06.2017 8:50 | 21 views | 0 comments

The 30 days of abstaining from food, water and sex during the daytime is a month of spiritual reflection for Muslims around the world.

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Trump's silence after attack on Muslims speaks volumes

Added: 20.06.2017 11:26 | 19 views | 0 comments

For a long time, a lot of Muslims had their heads in the sand when it came to jihadist violence. They preferred to pretend as if it did not exist, or that foreign policy was solely to blame.


Finsbury Park's Muslims feared reprisals after recent terrorist attacks -- but not here

Added: 19.06.2017 18:40 | 20 views | 0 comments

A series of deadly terror attacks in Britain in recent weeks had left Muslims in north London fearing reprisals, but they never thought that violence would happen on their doorstep.


Jews, Christians, Muslims' US holy ground

Added: 19.06.2017 12:00 | 24 views | 0 comments

When most people think of Omaha, they imagine sizzling steaks, billionaire Warren Buffet or even former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning calling out before the snap. (Remember "Omaha-Omaha"?).


Eyewitnesses: He drove 'straight towards all the Muslims'

Added: 19.06.2017 10:40 | 19 views | 0 comments

Locals describe chaotic scenes after a van drove into a group of people outside a mosque in Finsbury Park, London.


Muslims keep alive Kolkata's Jewish schools

Added: 19.06.2017 2:00 | 19 views | 0 comments

When Mitana Alexander bid goodbye to Calcutta's Jewish Girls School in 1975, she was its last Jewish student. The bulk of the others were Muslims.


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